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additional resources

+ AIDS Coalition for Education (ACE)
ACE works to increase public awareness and education around all aspects of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. They produce the Colorado HIV/AIDS Resource Directory, which is the only comprehensive listing of its kind in the state.

 

+ Boulder County AIDS Project
The Mission of Boulder County AIDS Project (BCAP) is twofold: to provide support, advocacy and education to those in our community who are infected with or affected by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and to serve as an outreach and information center to prevent further transmission of HIV and the resulting Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS). Covers Boulder, Broomfield, Clear Creek and Gilpin counties.

 

+ Brother Jeff's Community Health Initiative
Brother Jeff’s Community Health Initiative’s mission is to reduce the disproportionate HIV and AIDS rate among African-Americans and to enhance the quality of life for African-Americans living with HIV and AIDS regardless of age, faith, background or sexual orientation.

 

+ Centers for Disease Control
As a part of its overall public health mission, CDC provides leadership in helping control the HIV/AIDS epidemic by working with community, state, national, and international partners in surveillance, research, and prevention and evaluation activities.

 

+ Colorado Anti-Violence Program
Since 1986 the Colorado Anti-Violence Program has been dedicated to eliminating violence within and against the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) communities in Colorado, and providing the highest quality services to survivors. CAVP provides direct client services including crisis intervention, information, and referrals for LGBT victims of violence 24 hours a day.

+ Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

  • Colorado HIV/AIDS Prevention Grant Program information (CHAPP)
    The Colorado HIV and AIDS Prevention Grant Program was created to address local community needs in the areas of medically accurate HIV and AIDS prevention and education programs that are based in behavioral and social science theory and research.

  • Colorado HIV/AIDS Care and Prevention Coalition
    The Colorado HIV/AIDS Care and Prevention Coalition serves as an expert resource providing advice and information to the CDPHE on issues, trends, needs, and resources pertaining to HIV/AIDS in the promotion of effective HIV prevention and care programs.



+ Colorado Indigent Care Program (CICP)
The CICP distributes federal and State funds to partially compensate qualified health care providers for uncompensated costs associated with services rendered to the indigent population. Qualified health care providers who receive this funding deliver discounted health care services to Colorado residents, migrant workers and legal immigrants with limited financial resources who are uninsured or underinsured and not eligible for benefits under the Medicaid Program or the Children's Basic Health Plan.

 

+ Colorado Legal Services
Colorado Legal Services provide self-help legal information for civil legal matters, where to find no or low-cost legal help, court information and more.

 

+ Denver Department of Human Services
Denver Human Services helps and protects people of all ages. The dedicated staff listens and advises, and helps people apply for public assistance programs. They protect abused and neglected children and adults by making sure they live in safe environments and help both individuals and families in crisis. In addition, they help connect people to community resources that can help them in a time of need.

 

+ Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA)
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary Federal agency for improving access to health care services for people who are uninsured, isolated or medically vulnerable. HRSA administers various primary care programs for the medically underserved. The HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB) is responsible for administering the Ryan White Treatment Modernization Act.

 

+ Housing Opportunities for People With AIDS (HOPWA)
A program administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) that provides funding to support housing for persons living with HIV/AIDS and their families.

 

+ Legal Center
The Legal Center is an independent public interest non-profit specializing in civil rights and discrimination issues. We protect the human, civil and legal rights of people with mental and physical disabilities, people with HIV, and older people throughout Colorado.

 

+ Northern Colorado AIDS Project
The Northern Colorado AIDS Project's mission is to improve the quality of life for people living with HIV/AIDS and to help reduce the spread and stigma of the disease. NCAP does not discriminate in practices or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, HIV status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. Covers Larimer, Logan, Morgan, Philips, Sedgwick, Washington, Weld and Yuma counties.


 + Rocky Mountain CARES Facilitated Support Group
Rocky Mountain Cares is facilitating groups designed to support both HIV + and HIV - Individuals who want to understand healthcare management and complexities of living with HIV.  Groups are held every Friday from 4:00 - 6:30pm with an open, drop-in format with no intake required.  

+ Southern Colorado AIDS Project
The mission of the Southern Colorado AIDS Project is to continue to meet the evolving needs of those individuals living with HIV/AIDS and their families and to provide prevention education to minimize or eliminate new infections. Covers Alamosa, Baca, Bent, Chaffee, Cheyenne, Conejos, Costilla, Crowley, Custer, El Paso, Elbert, Fremont, Huerfano, Kiowa, Kit Carson, Las Animas, Mineral, Otero, Park, Prowers, Pueblo, Rio Grande, Saguache and Teller counties.

 

+ On the TEN
TEN stands for Treatment Educat10n Network and our mission is to educate and empower individuals with HIV by providing information, skills, and knowledge in a proactive and supportive environment. The goal of our activities is the sharing of knowledge and experiences about living well with HIV (not just longer) through peer-led programming, linkage to care, support services, peer-advocacy, information dissemination, and peer-based education.

 

+ Western Colorado AIDS Project
The Western Colorado AIDS Project (WestCAP) is a community-based referral, advocacy, and service provider offering non-judgmental, confidential, and compassionate assistance to HIV-affected persons, families, and loved ones.  WestCAP also promotes prevention and education about HIV and AIDS to the people of Western Colorado. Covers Archuelta, Delta, Eagle, Dolores, Garfield, Grand, Gunnison, Hinsdale, Jackson, Lake, La Plata, Mesa, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt, San Juan, San Miguel and Summit counties.